Men and women rising before dawn and rushing to the public handpump to fetch their share of water of the day, is an everyday sight in the tiny hamlet of Kondaparthi. “We queue up for hours to fetch water,” Vijaya says, “It takes half-an-hour to fill a 20 litre container. And even that water is contaminated and muddy.”

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Source: IAH